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Kimberley Jones


TWITTER: @chronkimjones

A graduate of the Michener Center for Writers at the University of Texas, Kimberley Jones has written about film, books, and pop culture for The Austin Chronicle since 2000. The Association of Alternative Newsmedia awarded her film reviews first place for Arts Criticism in 2013.

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Keep the Lights On

In Keep the Lights On, a spare domestic drama about addiction, filmmaker Ira Sachs makes regular use of a 1986 Arthur Russell song, “Soon-To-Be Innocent...

Film Review, Nov. 2, 2012

Changes in the Local Lit Landscape

Clay Smith departs Texas Book Festival, APLFF adopts Badgerdog

Books Daily, Nov. 1, 2012 3:55 PM

AFF2012: Audience Awards Announced

Austin Film Festival also claims spot on the 2013 calendar

Screens Daily, Oct. 30, 2012 11:08 AM

Paging Through the Texas Book Festival

Seen and heard at TBF 2012

Books Daily, Oct. 29, 2012 2:10 PM

Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has To Travel

In this documentary, the filmmakers have done a fine job corralling many fantastic tales from this style maven's life.

Film Review, Oct. 26, 2012

Fun Size

Broad-stroked but often funny, this is a teen tale of a Halloween night that doesn't go according to plan.

Film Review, Oct. 26, 2012

A Son Comes Out, and a Family Comes Together

John Schwartz charts his gay son's journey in memoir ‘Oddly Normal’

Books Daily, Oct. 25, 2012 11:40 AM

David Carr Did Not Give Up the Secret Sauce

No silver bullet but NY Times guy still a helluva spokesman for new media

Screens Daily, Oct. 25, 2012 9:30 AM

SXSW Interactive Launches New Las Vegas Event

V2V to focus on start-ups

Screens Feature, Oct. 25, 2012

Author! Author!

The Texas Book Festival brings 250 writers to the same place

Books Feature, Oct. 25, 2012

'Austin Chronicle' Short Story Contest Open for Submissions

Books Feature, Oct. 25, 2012

'Riding Shotgun With Zach Anner' Debuts

Web celeb's new travel show says 'O Canada' in first episode

Screens Daily, Oct. 24, 2012 11:48 AM

SXSW Interactive Launches New Las Vegas Event

V2V to focus on startups, take place August 2013

Screens Daily, Oct. 23, 2012 1:11 PM

DVD Watch

'Sunday Bloody Sunday'

Screens Daily, Oct. 23, 2012 11:00 AM

AFF2012: Competition Films & Scripts Awards

'Sparrows Dance,' 'Informant' recognized

Screens Daily, Oct. 21, 2012 3:49 PM

AFF2012: Attacking the Nitty Gritty Panel

Should psychedelics fail...

Screens Daily, Oct. 21, 2012 2:35 PM

AFF2012: 'Flatland 2: Sphereland'

Universe needs a hero? Find a mathlete

Screens Daily, Oct. 20, 2012 3:00 PM

AFF2012: ‘The Bitter Buddha’

Comic's comic Eddie Pepitone is still hungry for his big break

Screens Daily, Oct. 20, 2012 10:00 AM

TV Review: ‘The Girl’

HBO Film examines Hitchcock's obsession with Tippi Hedren

Screens Daily, Oct. 19, 2012 4:42 PM

Wuthering Heights

Andrea Arnold (Fish Tank) wrests Wuthering Heights from the heaving bosom of Romantics majors and gives it a good shake – even if she doesn't know when to stop.

Film Review, Oct. 19, 2012

IFP Gotham Awards Announced

Linklater, Zellners among Texans who score nods

Screens Daily, Oct. 18, 2012 11:53 AM

AFF 2012: Introduction

What, where, and how long: Austin Film Festival need-to-knows

Screens Feature, Oct. 18, 2012

Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton As Himself

Screens Feature, Oct. 18, 2012

The Muslims Are Coming!

Screens Feature, Oct. 18, 2012

SXSW Film Conference Unleashes First-Wave Programming

Introducing the Startup Alley and Come & Capture Film Factory

Screens Daily, Oct. 17, 2012 2:00 PM

SXSW Interactive Announces 2013 Programming

Hundreds of names drop in ramp-up to SXSWi 2013

Screens Daily, Oct. 15, 2012 12:40 PM

Candidate Sack

Friday Night Lights' Peter Berg bites back at Romney campaign

Screens Daily, Oct. 12, 2012 2:05 PM

Remembering Harris Savides

Frequent DP of Fincher, Van Sant dies at 55

Screens Daily, Oct. 12, 2012 12:52 AM

Antoine Wilson Reads at BookPeople Tonight

UT's rechristened New Writers Project launches author series

Books Daily, Oct. 11, 2012 11:23 AM

AFF Announces More! More! More Movies!

Billy Bob's latest, plus the ubiquitous James Franco

Screens Daily, Oct. 10, 2012 1:00 PM

Ramblin' Man

Chet Garner on what's next for TX travel show 'The Daytripper'

Screens Daily, Oct. 10, 2012 10:30 AM

Michael Chabon at UT Next Week

Pulitzer Prize winner to speak on campus

Books Daily, Oct. 9, 2012 4:00 PM

How To Support Your Local Filmmaker Without Leaving Your Sofa

Berndt Mader’s '5 Time Champion' debuts on VOD and DVD

Screens Daily, Oct. 9, 2012 2:32 PM

AFF to Honor Frank Darabont

'Shawshank' writer/director to receive Filmmaking Award

Screens Daily, Oct. 9, 2012 1:05 PM

Think the Ghost of George Wallace Is Long Gone? Think Again

Revisiting Paul Stekler's 'Settin' the Woods on Fire'

Screens Daily, Oct. 7, 2012 2:23 PM

Wayne White at the Violet Crown

Artist & Pee-Wee puppeteer at screenings tonight and tomorrow

Screens Daily, Oct. 5, 2012 5:18 PM

10 Years

This ensemble comedy follows a group of friends on the evening of their 10th high school reunion.

Film Review, Oct. 5, 2012

Beauty Is Embarrassing

You may not know his name, but you know Wayne White's artwork from Pee-wee's Playhouse or his MTV award-winning design work.

Film Review, Oct. 5, 2012

Austin Jewish Book Fair Announces Lineup

Jerusalem biographer Simon Sebag Montefiore opens festival

Books Daily, Oct. 3, 2012 3:59 PM

How To Say 'Suck It' To the Censors

Celebrate your right to read at Thursday's Banned Books Bash

Books Daily, Oct. 3, 2012 3:30 PM

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